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Camp Dennison in Hamilton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Richard Michael Weaver

 
 
Richard Michael Weaver Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, May 2, 2019
1. Richard Michael Weaver Marker
Inscription.  

In Memory of
Richard Michael Weaver
1948 1968
Grew up in Camp Dennison
Graduated 1967 Indian Hill High School
enlisted in the Marines
Killed in Action
20 May 1968
During his heroic tour of duty in Viet Nam
Awarded two Purple Hearts at the Battle of Hue City
February 1968
Saved the lives of 50 of his fellow Marines at Truoi River Bridge
31 March 1968
Awarded third Purple Heart and the Bronze Star with
combat "V" Valor for uncommon bravery under deadly fire --
posthumously

 
Location. 39° 11.519′ N, 84° 17.22′ W. Marker is in Camp Dennison, Ohio, in Hamilton County. Memorial can be reached from Glendale-Milford Road (Route 126). Marker is in front of the pavilion in the park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Camp Dennison OH 45111, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Waldschmidt Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Camp Dennison Civil War Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); Camp Dennison (approx. 0.3 miles away);
Richard Michael Weaver Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, May 2, 2019
2. Richard Michael Weaver Marker
a different marker also named Camp Dennison (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Camp Dennison (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dr. Alfred Buckingham (approx. 0.3 miles away); Promont (approx. one mile away); First Methodist Church (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Camp Dennison.
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on May 9, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 7, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 7, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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